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Written by Cameron Sims

Cameron is a young(ish) family man finding whatever time he can to read, write and kick a football around. His weekends involve getting the kids out in the Cheshire countryside for adventures, increasingly involving tents! Photography is the newest of his hobbies – documenting days out and doing his best to capture wildlife on film. Follow his blogs here for a candid view of family fun in the great outdoors.
  • Ordnance Survey: Dog Walking Guides

    Ordnance Survey: Dog Walking Guides

    Ordnance Survey have produced several guides to help you and your four-legged friends to enjoy the outdoors responsibly. There’s plenty information for you to get your teeth into – whether it’s suggested activities, general advice, or a closer look at the benefits, facts and figures behind dog... Read more
  • UK Family Trips to Take After Lockdown

    UK Family Trips to Take After Lockdown

    Travel anxiety is hard to shift, and it really does seem like daytrips and staycations will continue to gain popularity, even as air travel restrictions are lifted. Plan your next family outing in the UK with the help of our guide to domestic days out. Read more
  • Camping Through COVID | Your Questions Answered

    Camping Through COVID | Your Questions Answered

    As we head into the middle of summer, camping staycations look like the most feasible family holiday option. While life a s a whole won’t be totally ‘normal’ again for some time yet, progress is being made every week and the near future looks very promising for UK campers. Read more
  • Father's Day Gifts For An Outdoors Dad

    Father's Day Gifts For An Outdoors Dad

    Give your old man even more encouragement to get out and about this Father’s Day with a thoughtful gift from Millets. We’ve got a bucketful of gift ideas that’ll suit all levels of outdoorsiness. Read more
  • Garden Olympics

    Garden Olympics

    The 2020 Tokyo Olympics have officially fallen foul of the current COVID-19 pandemic, removing yet another major event from the sporting calendar. With school sports day events also being cancelled, we’ve decided to put together a little guide to hosting a DIY Olympics at home with the kids this... Read more
  • Outdoor Home-Schooling Ideas

    Outdoor Home-Schooling Ideas

    From the moment that the COVID-19 coronavirus sent the UK into lockdown, parents have been scratching their heads for ways to home-school their children without boredom setting in. That’s why we’ve drawn up a quick guide to help educate and entertain outdoors while the schools are closed. Read more
  • Keep Calm And Carry... The Kids

    Keep Calm And Carry... The Kids

    When you have small children, marching along trails, up hills and across rough terrain seems completely unrealistic – no matter how much you love hiking. Here's our guide to the variety of child carriers that could revolutionise your family walks. Read more
  • Top 5: Kid-Friendly Ideas For February Half-Term

    Top 5: Kid-Friendly Ideas For February Half-Term

    Worried about being stuck inside with the kids all week? It’s time to throw caution to the wind and get outdoors for some budget-friendly fun. Take a look at our top 5 easy ways to get the kids outdoors during half-term. Read more
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